Slashdot Items Tagged "programming"

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Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Lies Programmers Tell Themselves?
Monday March 27, 2017 @05:15PM Prominent Drupal, PHP Developer Kicked From the Drupal Project Over Unconventional Sex Life
Friday March 24, 2017 @10:02PM Stack Overflow Reveals Results From 'Largest Developer Survey Ever Conducted'
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:04AM Performance Bugs, 'the Dark Matter of Programming Bugs', Are Out There Lurking and Unseen
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @11:19AM GitHub Now Lets Its Workers Keep the IP When They Use Company Resources For Personal Projects
Sunday March 19, 2017 @07:23PM O'Reilly Site Lists 165 Things Every Programmer Should Know
Sunday March 19, 2017 @05:43PM America's Most Affordable Cities For Tech Workers: Seattle, Austin, and Pittsburgh
Saturday March 18, 2017 @04:38PM RedMonk Identifies 2017's Most Popular Languages: JavaScript, Java, And Python
Friday March 17, 2017 @01:00AM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your Horrible IT Boss Story?
Thursday March 16, 2017 @05:17PM Math Teacher Solves Adobe Semaphore Puzzle
Thursday March 16, 2017 @01:36AM Ask Slashdot: How To Teach Generic Engineers Coding, Networking, and Computing?
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:22PM GitLab Acquires Software Chat Startup Gitter, Will Open-Source the Code
Saturday March 11, 2017 @03:07PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Make Novice Programmers More Professional?
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:27PM Will WebAssembly Replace JavaScript?
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:18AM Microsoft Continues Porting Visual C++ To Linux
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:42PM Douglas Crockford Envisions A Post-JavaScript World
Friday March 03, 2017 @01:25PM An 81-Year-Old Woman Just Created Her Own iPhone App
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @05:14PM Software Engineer Detained At JFK, Given Test To Prove He's An Engineer
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:13PM GitHub Invites Contributions To 'Open Source Guides'
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:44AM MySQL Databases Targeted in New Ransom Attacks
Friday February 24, 2017 @05:00PM Arizona Bill Would Make Students In Grades 4-12 Participate Once In An Hour of Code
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Thursday February 23, 2017 @02:40AM Microsoft Research Developing An AI To Put Coders Out of a Job
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @04:39PM PHP Becomes First Programming Language To Add 'Modern' Cryptography Library In Its Core
Monday February 20, 2017 @06:27PM PHP Is First Language To Add "Modern" Cryptography Library To Its Core
Saturday February 18, 2017 @06:03PM Slashdot Asks: Are Remote Software Teams More Productive?
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:38AM Apple Announces WWDC 2017, To Be Held in San Jose On June 5-9
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:23AM Google's Not-so-secret New OS
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:23PM Is IoT a Reason To Learn C?
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @07:06PM How Algorithms May Affect You
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @04:53PM AI Software Juggles Probabilities To Learn From Less Data
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Monday February 13, 2017 @06:10PM H-1Bs Reduced Computer Programmer Employment By Up To 11%, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:41PM GitHub Commits Reveal The Top 'Weekend Programming' Languages
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:44AM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Know a Developer is Doing a Good Job?
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @11:19AM The Most Mentioned Books On StackOverflow
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:05PM Goldman Sachs Automated Trading Replaces 600 Traders With 200 Engineers
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @02:13PM Microsoft Debuts Customizable Speech-To-Text Tech, Releases Some Cognitive Services Tools To Developers
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:55PM Ask Slashdot: How To Get Started With Programming? [2017 Edition]
Sunday February 05, 2017 @05:43PM Disney Thinks High Schools Should Let Kids Take Coding In Place of Foreign Languages
Saturday February 04, 2017 @03:19PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Aggressive Forum Users?
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:51PM Developer Argues For 'Forgotten Code Constructs' Like GOTO and Eval
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:53AM GitLab Says It Found Lost Data On a Staging Server
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:40AM GitLab.com Melts Down After Wrong Directory Deleted, Backups Fail
Friday January 27, 2017 @05:35PM US Intelligence Seeks a Universal Translator For Text Search In Any Language
Thursday January 26, 2017 @11:44PM Software Engineers Are the Heroes of New Computer History Museum Exhibit
Monday January 23, 2017 @04:05AM Slashdot's Interview With Swift Creator Chris Lattner
Sunday January 22, 2017 @08:03PM C++ Creator Wants To Solve 35-Year-Old Generic Programming Issues With Concepts
Saturday January 21, 2017 @08:05PM Knuth Previews New Math Section For 'The Art of Computer Programming'
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:16AM New Release Of Nim Borrows From Python, Rust, Go, and Lisp
Thursday January 19, 2017 @01:49PM Server Ransom Attacks Hit CouchDB, Hadoop, and ElasticSearch Servers
Monday January 16, 2017 @04:11PM Raspberry Pi Upgrades Compute Module With 10 Times the CPU Performance
Saturday January 14, 2017 @11:16PM Meet Lux, A New Lisp-like Language
Friday January 13, 2017 @11:22PM Will The Death of the PC Bring 'An End To Openness'?
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:22PM Node.js's npm Is Now The Largest Package Registry in the World
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:26AM App.net is Shutting Down
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @03:10PM Author of Swift Language Chris Lattner is Leaving Apple; We're Interviewing Him (Ask a Question!)
Monday January 09, 2017 @01:06AM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Job For This Recent CS Grad?
Sunday January 08, 2017 @01:04AM Is The C Programming Language Declining In Popularity?
Sunday January 08, 2017 @12:06AM Google Boosts Python By Turning It Into Go
Saturday January 07, 2017 @02:59AM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Deal With A 'Gaslighting' Colleague?
Friday January 06, 2017 @04:34PM Microsoft Formally Shuts Down Its TechRewards Program
Thursday January 05, 2017 @12:45PM Rumors of Cmd's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:20AM Pull Requests Are Accepted At About The Same Rate, Regardless of Gender
Saturday December 31, 2016 @12:13AM Can Learning Smalltalk Make You A Better Programmer?
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:23PM TechBeacon Article is Making a Breakthrough in Smalltalk Advocacy
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @07:09AM Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due to Security Bug in Popular PHP Script
Saturday December 24, 2016 @02:50AM Python 3.6 Released
Saturday December 24, 2016 @01:52AM How Would You Generate C Code Using Common Lisp Macros?
Thursday December 22, 2016 @12:39PM Apple Delays App Store Security Deadline For Developers
Saturday December 17, 2016 @01:51PM Does Code Reuse Endanger Secure Software Development?
Saturday December 10, 2016 @07:14PM Analysts Tout 'State of The Developer' Survey By Awarding RPG Characters
Thursday December 08, 2016 @08:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:47PM AI Will Disrupt How Developers Build Applications and the Nature of the Applications they Build
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:27PM Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Makes Game For Third Annual Hour of Code
Sunday December 04, 2016 @09:22PM Ask Slashdot: Have You Read 'The Art of Computer Programming'?
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:48AM Google's New Public NTP Servers Provide Smeared Time
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:50PM AT&T Unveils DirecTV Now Streaming TV Service With Over 100 Channels
Sunday November 27, 2016 @04:17PM Ask Slashdot: Has Your Team Ever Succumbed To Hype Driven Development?
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:40PM O'Reilly Discounts Every eBook By 50%
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @12:57AM American Computer Scientists Grace Hopper, Margaret Hamilton Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom
Monday November 21, 2016 @10:29PM Slashdot Asks: Are You Ashamed of Your Code?
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @08:52PM FCC Abides By GOP Request To Stop What It's Doing, Deletes Everything From Meeting Agenda
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @12:42PM Google Joins Microsoft's .NET Foundation
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:46PM Charter Customer Sues Over Hidden Fees, Claims 'Massive Billing Fraud'
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:47AM Samsung Really, Really Wants Developers To Build Tizen Apps
Monday November 14, 2016 @08:50AM Microsoft is Bringing Visual Studio To Mac
Sunday November 13, 2016 @07:50PM More Code In Movies: Nmap Meets Snowden
Saturday November 12, 2016 @01:50AM How Stephen Wolfram Devised Interstellar Travel (And Code Samples) For 'Arrival'
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:29PM 'Here Be Dragons': The Seven Most Vexing Problems In Programming
Sunday November 06, 2016 @10:25PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are American Tech Workers Paid So Well?
Friday November 04, 2016 @12:57AM Adobe Is Working On 'Photoshop For Audio' That Will Let You Add Words Someone Never Said
Thursday November 03, 2016 @02:36PM App Developers Spend Too Much Time Debugging Errors in Production Systems
Sunday October 30, 2016 @11:27PM Ask Slashdot: What Training Helps Older Programmers Most?
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:03PM Bad Code May Have Crashed Schiaparelli Mars Lander
Sunday October 23, 2016 @03:33PM 'Picat' Programming Language Creators Surprised With A $10,000 Prize
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:04PM Rust Implements An IDE Protocol From Red Hat's Collaboration With Microsoft and Codenvy
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Thursday October 20, 2016 @11:15AM China Overtakes the US in iOS App Store Revenue
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:51PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Sunday October 16, 2016 @06:26PM Google's Go Language Surges In Popularity
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:44PM Google News Introduces Fact Check Feature -- Just In Time For the US Election
Thursday October 13, 2016 @07:06PM Google Creates AI Program That Uses Reasoning To Navigate the London Tube
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM Inventor of C Dennis Ritchie Honored With Second Death
Sunday October 09, 2016 @03:24PM Melinda Gates Was Encouraged To Use an Apple and BASIC. Her Daughters Were Not.
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:55PM O'Reilly Gives Away Free Programming Ebooks
Saturday October 01, 2016 @06:49PM Are Flawed Languages Creating Bad Software?
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:38PM Oracle Formally Proposes That Java Adopt Ahead-of-Time Compilation
Thursday September 29, 2016 @08:06PM The Psychological Reasons Behind Risky Password Practices
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @07:21PM Commodore C64 Survives Over 25 Years Balancing Drive Shafts In Auto Repair Shop
Sunday September 25, 2016 @11:18PM Which Programming Language Is Most Popular - The Final Answer?
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:35PM A New Programming Language Expands on Google's Go
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:44PM TypeScript 2.0 Released
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:31PM W3C Set To Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started On HTML 5.2
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @05:15PM W3C Set to Publish HTML 5.1, Work Already Started on HTML 5.2
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @05:11PM Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company
Monday September 19, 2016 @02:15AM Google's New Angular 2.0 Isn't Compatible With Angular 1
Sunday September 18, 2016 @10:31PM Apple Releases Swift 3.0, 'Not Source-Compatibile With Swift 2.3'
Sunday September 18, 2016 @06:33PM Will Oracle Surrender NetBeans to Apache?
Saturday September 17, 2016 @06:04PM Code.org Disses Wolfram Language, Touts Apple's Swift Playgrounds
Thursday September 15, 2016 @06:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
Saturday September 10, 2016 @02:11PM Vandalism Detection Contest Sponsored For Wikidata
Saturday September 10, 2016 @12:54AM Stephen Wolfram Reveals Ambitious Plan to Teach Computational Thinking
Friday September 09, 2016 @11:40PM Microsoft Hopes To Hire More Coders With Autism
Thursday September 08, 2016 @11:11AM Google To Buy Apigee For $625 Million To Expand Enterprise
Saturday September 03, 2016 @09:52PM QtCon Opens In Berlin
Saturday September 03, 2016 @02:25PM US Would Be 28th In 'Hacking Olympics', China Would Take The Gold
Thursday September 01, 2016 @05:47PM OpenBSD 6.0 Released
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:01AM 400,000 GitHub Repositories, 1 Billion Files, 14TB of Code: Spaces or Tabs?
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:26PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Your Favorite Java 8 Features?
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:03PM Companies Are Developing More Apps With Fewer Developers
Monday August 29, 2016 @06:35PM C Programming Language Hits a 15-Year Low On The TIOBE Index
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:40PM Facebook Is Testing Autoplaying Video With Sound
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:22PM 20% of Scientific Papers On Genes Contain Conversion Errors Caused By Excel, Says Report
Monday August 22, 2016 @01:21AM Four Code Bootcamps Are Now Eligible For Government Financial Aid
Thursday August 18, 2016 @04:27PM The $5 Onion Omega2 Gives Raspberry Pi a Run For Its Money
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @06:11PM Mozilla To Add Screenshot Sharing Feature To Firefox Test Pilot Program
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:15PM Windows UAC Bypass Permits Code Execution
Monday August 15, 2016 @07:06PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Bad Programming Ideas That Work?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:57PM Billionaire Launches Free Code College in California
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:18PM Has The NSF Automated Coding with ExCAPE?
Saturday August 13, 2016 @05:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:07PM Linux Trojan Mines For Cryptocurrency Using Misconfigured Redis Servers
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @06:37PM Microsoft Accidentally Provides Example of Dangers of Encryption 'Back Doors'
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:26PM White House Releases Federal Source Code Policy To Help Government Agencies Go Open Source
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:00PM 'Faceless Recognition System' Can Identify You Even When You Hide Your Face
Friday August 05, 2016 @02:23PM Kids Can Now Learn To Code With Pocky, the Delicious Japanese Snack
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @12:18AM Interviews: Ask Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson a Question
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @06:29PM Seymour Papert, Creator of the Logo Language, Dies At 88
Sunday July 31, 2016 @11:30AM C Isn't The Most Popular Programming Language, JavaScript Is
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:43PM C Top Programming Language For 2016, Finds IEEE's Study
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:49PM Vine's Source Code Was Accidentally Made Public For Five Minutes
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:06PM Programming Language Gurus Converge on 'Curry On' Conference
Friday July 22, 2016 @11:57PM Ask Slashdot: When Do You Include 'Unnecessary' Code?
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:21AM The Slashdot Interview With Larry Wall
Saturday July 16, 2016 @09:33PM How (And Why) FreeDOS Keeps DOS Alive
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:13PM 90% Of Software Developers Work Outside Silicon Valley
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:30PM Mozilla Will Ship Its First Rust Component In Firefox 48
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:36PM Linus Torvalds In Sweary Rant About Punctuation In Kernel Comments
Sunday July 10, 2016 @10:26PM Ask Slashdot: How Often Do You Switch Programming Languages?
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:02PM Assembly Code That Took America to the Moon Now Published On GitHub
Saturday July 09, 2016 @05:12PM TIOBE's Language-Popularity Index Sees A New Top 10 Language: Assembly
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:35PM Mesa 12.0 Released With OpenGL 4.3 Support, Intel Vulkan and More
Friday July 08, 2016 @01:20PM Oracle Says It Is 'Committed' To Java EE 8 -- Amid Claims It Quietly Axed Future Development
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:58PM Debian Founder's 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:57PM Man Builds Giant Homemade Computer To Play Tetris
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:29PM MIT's Swarm Chip Architecture Boosts Multi-Core CPUs, Offering Up To 18x Faster Processing
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:53PM How Oracle's Business As Usual Is Threatening To Kill Java
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:39PM Oracle May Have Stopped Funding and Developing Java EE
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:38AM Age-Discrimination Suit Against Google Seeks Class Action For Engineers
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:12AM Ruby On Rails 5.0 Released
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:46PM Clinton Tech Plan Reads Like Silicon Valley Wish List
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:37AM AI Downs 'Top Gun' Pilot In Dogfights
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:50PM Google Launches 'Project Bloks' Toys To Teach Kids To Code
Monday June 27, 2016 @01:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Sunday June 26, 2016 @02:51PM New C++ Features Voted In By C++17 Standards Committee
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:33PM ECMAScript 2016: New Version of JavaScript Language Released
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:02PM ECMAScript 2016: New Version of JavaScript Language Released
Saturday June 25, 2016 @10:41AM Java, PHP, NodeJS, and Ruby Tools Compromised By Severe Swagger Vulnerability
Thursday June 23, 2016 @05:26PM HTML5 Ads Aren't That Safe Compared To Flash, Experts Say
Thursday June 23, 2016 @01:56PM Google Launches Android Programming Course For Absolute Beginners
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @04:32PM MSI and ASUS Accused of Sending Reviewers Overpowered Graphics Cards
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Thursday June 16, 2016 @07:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources 'Checked C,' A Safer C Version
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources Checked C, a Safer Version of C
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @01:19PM Developer Accuses Apple Of Stealing His Breathe App
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @08:53AM Apple Introduces New File System AFPS With Tons Of 'Solid' Features
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:58PM Apple Introduces Swift Playgrounds App To Teach Kids To Code
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:45PM Apple Announces iOS 10, watchOS 3, and new features for tvOS
Sunday June 12, 2016 @11:10AM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Saturday June 11, 2016 @06:36PM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:35PM jQuery 3.0 Stops Supporting Internet Explorer Workarounds
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:35PM Ready CEO: Coding Snobs Are Not Helping Our Children Prepare For The Future
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:50AM Visual Studio 2015 C++ Compiler Secretly Inserts Telemetry Code Into Binaries